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Grace and Frankie: Season 2 Is Officially Happening [Netflix]

Netflix has renewed yet another one of its original shows. The company just announced that Grace and Frankie will return for season 2 sometime next year. Just announced: @GraceandFrankie will return for Season 2 on Netflix! pic.twitter.com/pxL0DNjw5j — Netflix US (@netflix) May 27, 2015 The show, which comes from Friends creator Marta Kauffman and stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, …

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Elizabeth Wilson, Dustin Hoffman’s Mother in ‘The Graduate,’ Dies at 94

Elizabeth Wilson, best known for her role as Dustin Hoffman’s mother in the 1967 film The Graduate, died on Thursday at a hospital in New Haven, Connecticut. She was 94. According to a report from the Washington Post, Elizabeth Wilson starred in later years in the film Nine to Five, alongside actors Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton, and Dabney …

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Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda Aren’t Happy About ‘Grace & Frankie’ Pay

In the new Netflix comedy Grace and Frankie, Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda star as two women who “form an unlikely bond after their husbands reveal they are gay and leave them for each other.” The show is called Grace and Frankie, and Tomlin & Fonda are its main stars. But apparently, the show’s male actors (Sam Waterston and Martin …

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Jane Fonda Jumps in Headfirst With Lily Tomlin in New Netflix Show

Jane Fonda is heading right into a Netflix series, hot on the heels of her successful run in Newsroom for Showtime. It is called Frankie and Grace, and it appears on Netflix. Lily Tomlin plays Frankie to Jane Fonda’s Grace. The series also stars Martin Sheen and Sam Waterston as law partners and husbands of the pair of ladies. But …

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Lily Tomlin Cops to Taking Peyote to Prepare for Role

Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda are in a new Netflix series called Grace and Frankie. The two women are both in their 70s, and this is the first project they have done together since starring in 9 to 5 way back in 1980. Lily Tomlin plays Frankie to Jane Fonda’s Grace. The series also stars Martin Sheen and Sam Waterston …

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Jane Fonda Reveals Mother Was Sexually Abused As a Child

Long-time activist Jane Fonda told an audience of other activists and philanthropists that her mother had been sexually abused as a child, a trauma that may have been a factor leading to the decision to take her own life at the age of 42. Fonda shared the revelation at the 40th anniversary of the Rape Treatment Center, a renowned center …

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Tom Hanks, Sting and Lily Tomlin to Receive Kennedy Center Honors

Actor-director Tom Hanks, British singer Sting, comedian Lily Tomlin, R&B singer Al Green and ballerina Patricia McBride are the five recipients of this year’s Kennedy Center Honors, the center announced Thursday. “The Kennedy Center celebrates five extraordinary individuals who have spent their lives elevating the cultural vibrancy of our nation and the world,” said Kennedy Center Chairman David M. Rubenstein. …

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Lily Tomlin To Receive Kennedy Center Honors

Comedienne Lily Tomlin, who has appeared in such wide-ranging TV series as The West Wing, Damages, and Desperate Housewives, is set to receive this year’s Kennedy Center Honors, one of the top cultural prizes in the United States. She is joined by actor Tom Hanks, British rock star Sting, singer Al Green, and ballet dancer Patricia McBride as this year’s …

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Netflix Announces New Comedy Series ‘Grace And Frankie’ From ‘Friends’ Creator

Netflix just announced a new original comedy series called Grace and Frankie, which stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, and is written and created by Friends creator Marta Kauffman along with Howard J. Morris. Here’s the description: The single-camera comedy focuses on nemeses Grace (Fonda) and Frankie (Tomlin) facing the last chapter of their lives, though not in the way …

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Lily Tomlin Casually Announces Plans To Marry

Lily Tomlin, who has been with her partner Jane Wagner for 42 years, said recently that the Supreme Court rulings on DOMA have made them think about getting married. The 74-year old actress and comedian says they don’t want anything traditional, but now that the doors have been opened up for them to make things official they want to take …

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